Sherri Luthe is a parent of two SED Children. She is the Director of Parent Advocacy & Services and been employed by the Mental Health Association of South Central Kansas for the past ten years. She was the program director for the Youth Violence Prevention Program and currently Youth Leadership Initiative Program.
Sherri served seven years as President of the Parent Support State Wide Network. She is a State Advocate representing foster care, mental health and the education systems
Sherri also serves on several stakeholder boards and task forces concerning families, children and mental health. Sherri is serving her third term on the Sedgwick County Advisory Board for mental illness and is currently Acting Chair. She was recently appointed and serves on the Mental Health America Board of Directors. She serves on the Kansas Health Solutions Board of Managers as well as the Executive Committee for Medicaid managed care for mental health in Kansas. Most recently, she was appointed to the Board of Directors for The Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health Issues.